Butternut pasta with sausage and spinach

This one is GOOD! Per usual, we subbed a few things. 1. Frozen butternut squash 2. Sweet sausage instead of spicy 3. Banza noodles instead of wheat It comes from Skinny Taste One & Done . Ingredients Salt 1 lb butternut squash frozen 10 ounces pasta of choice 11 ounces sweet Italian sausage 1 tbsContinue reading “Butternut pasta with sausage and spinach”

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are the best cookies you will ever eat. Well that is, if you like chocolate and deliciousness and a cookie that keeps its shape. The original recipe is here, but I did modify. I put my version below. First, I went with a dutched cocoa powder instead of the regular. It’s a little lessContinue reading “Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies”

Amazon finds for the week of 7.12.2020

All things home and kids this month! Eli is back in daycare and needed lunch boxes: Bento boxes (linked here) and the actual lunch box (linked here). I went through some of the Bento boxes that I have had in the past and decided to try a new one that was at a better priceContinue reading “Amazon finds for the week of 7.12.2020”

I want to be present

This article starts with a sigh. If you follow our craziness on Instagram (@hackingtheworkingmom), things can often look ideal or at least really good. And to be honest, most days it is, all things considered! But as a working mom and in the middle of the crazy world that we currently live in, saying thisContinue reading “I want to be present”

Loft 4th of July Sales

There have been multiple orders I have placed with Loft in the last few months that have my jaw dropping! I am going to share what I personally ordered along with a link to all the cute options that I saw and loved! The best deal by far is the items that are already onContinue reading “Loft 4th of July Sales”

Loft Sales for Summer!

Fourth of July is just around the corner and with that comes awesome sales! I have never been one to love white pants. I have a four year old. What am I thinking??? But today, I slipped into my favorite pair of white jeans because I own too many blue t-shirts to not own whiteContinue reading “Loft Sales for Summer!”

Nightly skin care routine

I would rather spend money on my largest organ than dump it into makeup that will make me look flawless. At the end of the day, my health is more important than my look! My make up routine is 3 minutes. My nightly skin care routine is more like 7 minutes. Where you spend yourContinue reading “Nightly skin care routine”

Healthy breakfast frittata

I am still on a roll with the inability to follow a recipe, but it’s working out. This is supposed to be a pressure cooker (instapot) recipe, but I don’t have a dish that fits in mine so I opted for throwing it in the oven at 350 for 30 minutes in a 8”x8” pan.Continue reading “Healthy breakfast frittata”

Top Amazon items for January

I use all the online things – Amazon, Shipt, Whole Foods delivery, Target. With full time work, a three year old, and a Schnoodle puppy, I don’t have much time to figure out my groceries, dog food, house décor, organization, and the list goes on. I  love Amazon. I do my due diligence and shop forContinue reading “Top Amazon items for January”